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FAQs

Registration

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Schedule at a Glance

Cancellation Policy & Refunds

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Special Assistance


When is Alumni Weekend 2014?

Alumni Weekend is October 23 thru 26, 2014.

Which classes are celebrating a reunion?

All class years ending in a "9" or a "4" who are celebrating their 5th through 55th reunions: 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, and 2009. The Golden Gavel Society welcomes back alumni who graduated more than 55 years ago.

What if my graduating class isn't celebrating a reunion?

The law school welcomes back all alumni to campus for Alumni Weekend. Many activities are not class specific, including the 2014 Roundtable at Stanford, Classes Without Quizzes, the SLS Affinity Groups and Student Mixer, SLS Fest & Tailgate, and the Stanford vs. Oregon State football game. On-site registration is available during Alumni Weekend at no extra cost. Please see "May I register on site?" below.

May I bring my spouse/partner, children, and other guests?

Alumni are encouraged to bring family and friends to celebrate their reunion together.

What hotels are near campus, and do they offer special rates for Alumni Weekend participants?

SLS has a list of hotels with special rates for the weekend. Please see the Alumni Weekend Hotel Guide for details. Hotels fill up quickly as the entire University celebrates homecoming weekend at the same time.

Where can I find information about getting to and around campus?

Stanford University’s Plan Your Visit page and searchable campus map provide directions to reach campus and can help you locate specific buildings. Campus maps will also be available at the law school student lounge during Alumni Weekend.

How do I register to attend?

To register for Alumni Weekend 2014, please click here. If desired, we will be happy to send you a registration form by mail. Register by Friday, September 19, to receive special “Early Bird” pricing. On-site registration is available during Alumni Weekend at no extra cost. Please see "May I register on site."

I don't remember my Stanford Alumni web username or password.  Where can I retrieve this information?

Please contact alumniwebhelp@stanford.edu or call toll free at 1.866.543.0243 (USA) or 1.650.724.0627 (International). Operating hours are Monday thru Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Pacific Standard Time. Due to privacy rules and confidentiality, the alumni web help team is the only department privy to this knowledge. Please allow 1 to 2 business days for a response to your inquiry.

What is the cancellation policy?

Requests for full refunds must be made in writing via mail, fax, or email and received by the October 10 registration deadline. All refund requests made between October 11 and October 17, 2014, are subject to a 50 percent cancellation fee. We regret that we will not be able to process refund requests submitted after October 17, 2014. All cancellations and requests for refunds will be processed between October 29 and November 21, 2014.

May I register on site during Alumni Weekend?

While pre-registration is strongly encouraged, you may register at the law school in person during Alumni Weekend on Friday and Saturday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the law school student lounge at no extra cost.

What forms of payment are accepted?

You may pay by check or credit card. MasterCard, American Express, and Visa are accepted.

How do I see if my classmates are attending?

Visit the Alumni Weekend 2014 Look Who's Coming webpage for a list of alumni who are registered to attend Alumni Weekend. Please note that because of privacy settings, the list may not reflect all registrants.

Are Alumni Weekend programs child and family-friendly?

Many of the weekend’s events, such as campus and law school tours, SLS Fest & Tailgate, Goldilocks Goes to Trial, and the Kids Amazing Race, are family-friendly activities. Please note that Friday Night Reunion Class Parties are for alumni and their spouses/partners. Kindly arrange for childcare during the event.

Are there childcare options available?

Stanford Cardinal Kids’ Day Camp is available Thursday evening through Saturday night for children ages 4 to 13. Program and registration information is available on the Stanford Alumni Association’s Reunion Homecoming site.   

What is the recommended attire?

Generally, alumni and guests wear casual attire for daytime events and business casual for Friday Night Reunion Class Parties.

What should I do if I have a dietary restriction?

Please alert us to any dietary restrictions on your online or printed registration form when you register for Alumni Weekend.

Where can I park once I am on campus?

On Friday, parking for those celebrating their law school reunion will be available on the bottom level of underground garage Parking Structure 6 (PS-6), located at Campus Drive and Wilbur Way, below Wilbur Field.

On Saturday and Sunday, parking is free in most campus lots. Disabled parking is available in all campus parking lots throughout the weekend, including Parking Structure 6 and Tressider Memorial Union (located on Mayfield Avenue). Disabled person permits from all states are valid in all marked spaces on campus.

What if I or someone in my group needs special assistance?

We are prepared to accommodate guests who require special assistance. If you are hearing- or vision-impaired, need transport assistance to reach on-campus events, or have other special needs, please call the law school’s Alumni Weekend 2014 Hotline at 650.723.2730 or email alumni.relations@law.stanford.edu and we will be happy to assist you with arrangements.

Where should I go when I first arrive on campus?

Please collect your registration materials and a full weekend program at the law school student lounge upon arrival. Registration Central will be open on Thursday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

How is the law school Alumni Weekend connected to Stanford University’s Reunion Homecoming?

The Alumni Relations and Reunions teams at SLS plan Alumni Weekend, a festive line-up of events for SLS alumni and guests. The Stanford Alumni Association plans reunion events for undergraduate alumni and guests as well as the greater Stanford community. SLS alumni who register with the law school have access to many of the university events, such as Classes Without Quizzes, Campus Tours, and the 2014 Roundtable at Stanford.

Where can I find information about Classes Without Quizzes?

Detailed descriptions and updates for Classes Without Quizzes can be found on the Stanford Alumni Association Reunions webpage, under the Intellectual Programs tab. Refer to this page through the summer for updated descriptions and locations. All classes are on a first-come, first-served basis for the weekend.  Please arrive early to guarantee a seat.

How do I reach the SLS Office of Alumni Relations during Alumni Weekend?

Call the Alumni Weekend 2014 Hotline at 650.723.2730 or check in at Registration Central at the law school student lounge.

I have another question that wasn’t answered here. Who should I ask?

Please call or email the SLS Office of Alumni Relations at alumni.relations@law.stanford.edu or 650.723.2730 and we will be happy to assist you.

 

We look forward to seeing you on campus this fall during Alumni Weekend.